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​​​​​​​​​Babson College Academic Calendar 2016 - 2017

All dates subject to change.

Last Updated: January 20, 2016

  
FALL 2016  
​​T-T​8/23 - 8/30MSEL Start up​​
​F​​8/26​Undergraduate Orientation Begins; Residence Halls Open for New Undergraduates at 8:00 am
M8/29Residence Halls Open at 9:00 am for Returning Undergraduates
W 8/31 Undergraduate and Graduate Classes Begin
M9/5Labor Day: No classes
W9/7Undergraduate Add/Drop Ends
R9/8Graduate Add/Drop Ends
M10/10Columbus Day Holiday: No day or evening classes
Tu10/11Babson Monday for UG and Grad classes, no Tuesday class meeting
F10/21Undergraduate Mid-Semester Warnings Due from Faculty
Tu10/25Undergraduate Mid-Semester Warnings Sent to Students
Tu10/25Graduate Elective "A" Session Courses End
W10/26Graduate Elective "B" Session Courses Begin
Th11/3Last day to withdraw from an Undergraduate course
W11/9Last day to withdraw from a Graduate course
M - F11/21 - 11/25Undergraduate Thanksgiving Break (5 days)
W - F11/23-11/25Graduate Thanksgiving Break (starts Wednesday evening; no Grad evening classes)
W12/7Babson Monday: for UG Monday only once a week meeting
Th12/8Babson Tuesday: for UG Tuesday only once a week meeting
Th12/8Last Class meeting for Graduate Electives, and all UG classes
Th 12/824 Hour Quiet Time begins on campus at 8 pm
tbatbaGraduate Two Year Program Modules End
F - Su12/9 - 12/11Reading Day
M - F12/12 - 12/16Graduate Elective courses Final exams
M - S12/12 - 12/17Undergraduate Exams
Sa12/17last class meeting for Graduate Evening Core classes
   
WINTER 2017  
Tu 1/3Residence Halls open for Winter Session
Wed 1/4 Undergraduate Winter Session Begins; see UG on-line Registration Guide for add/drop deadlines
tba tba Graduate Two Year Program Modules Begin
R1/19Undergraduate Reading Day
F1/20Undergraduate Winter Session Final Exams held
M1/16Martin Luther King Holiday - No Winter classes
   
SPRING 2017  
Sa1/21Residence Halls open for Transfer and G.A.P students
Sa- M1/21 - 1/23Undergraduate Orientation for Transfer and G.A.P Students
Su1/22Residence Halls open for Returning Undergraduates at 9:00 am
Tu 1/24 Undergraduate and Graduate Classes Begin
M1/30Undergraduate Add/Drop Ends
Tu1/31Graduate Add/Drop Ends
M2/20Presidents’ Day Holiday:  no day or evening classes
Tu2/21Babson Monday: follow Monday class schedule, No Tuesday classes
Tu3/14Graduate Elective "A" Session Courses End
W3/15Graduate Elective "B" Session Courses Begin
M - F3/20 - 3/24Spring Break Graduate and Undergraduate (5 days)
F3/24Undergraduate Mid-Semester Warnings Due from Faculty
Tu3/28Undergraduate Mid-Semester Warnings Sent to Students
W4/5Last day to withdraw from a Graduate course
Th4/6Last day to withdraw from an Undergraduate course
M4/17Patriots’ Day Holiday: no day or evening classes
W4/19Babson Monday : follow Monday class schedule, No Wednesday classes
W5/3Last Class meeting for Graduate Electives and all Ugrad Classes
Th5/4Make up Day  (or additional Reading Day)
Th5/424 Hour Quiet Time begins on campus at 8 pm
F5/5Reading Day
Sa - Su5/6 - 5/7Undergraduate and Graduate Reading Days
M - F5/8 - 5/12Graduate Elective Finals
M - Sa5/8-5/13Undergraduate Final Exams
Sa5/13Undergraduate Residence Halls Close at 8:00 pm for Non-Graduating Students
Sa5/13last class meeting Graduate Evening Core classes
tbatbaGraduate Two Year Program Modules End
Sa5/20Commencement:  UG at 10:00 am; Grad at 2:30 pm; Seniors check out of Residence Halls by 8:00 pm.
   
SUMMER 2017  
Tu 5/16 Undergraduate Summer First Session and Full Session Courses Begin; see Undergrad on-line Registration Guide for add/drop deadlines
F5/19Babson Monday (Undergrads ): follow Monday class schedule, regularly scheduled Friday classes will also be meeting
M 5/22 Graduate Summer First Session Courses Begin; see Grad on-line Registration Guide for add/drop deadlines
R5/25Graduate One Year Program Modules Begin
M5/29Memorial Day: no day or evening classes
F6/2Babson Monday (Undergrads and Graduates ): follow Monday class schedule, regularly scheduled Friday classes will also be meeting
Th6/8Last day to withdraw from an Undergraduate course
Th6/15Last day to withdraw from a Summer First Session Graduate course (one meeting per week)
W6/21Last day to withdraw from a Summer First Session Graduate course (two meetings per week)
M - Th6/26 - 6/29Last Summer First Session Graduate class for once a week evening courses
W, R6/28, 6/29Undergraduate Finals (2 days)
M,R 7/3, 7/6Last Summer First Session Graduate class for twice a week evening courses
M, W, R, F7/3, 7/5, 7/6, and 7/7Graduate evening Finals for Summer First Session for once a week courses
W 7/5 UG classes begin
R,F7/6, 7/7Graduate evening Finals for Summer First Session for twice a week courses
F7/7UG Monday make up class
M 7/10 Graduate Summer Second Session Courses Begin; see Grad on-line Registration Guide for add/drop deadlines
Tu8/1Last day to withdraw from a Summer Second Session Undergraduate course
Th8/3Last day to withdraw from a Summer Second Session Graduate course one meeting per week
W8/9Last day to withdraw from a  Summer Second Session Graduate course two meeting per week
M - Th8/14-8/17Last Summer Second Session Graduate class for once a week evening courses
W, R8/16- 8/17Last day of Undergraduate Summer Second Session class
F8/18One Year Program Modules End
F, Sa8/18, 8/19Undergraduate Finals for Summer  and Full Session Second Session class
M - Tu8/21-8/22Last Summer Second Session Graduate class for twice a week evening courses;
M - Th8/21-8/24Graduate evening Finals for Summer Second Session for once a week courses
W - Th8/23-8/24Graduate evening Finals for Summer Second Session for twice a week courses;